If there’s any lesson to be drawn from this it’s that Liberalism in particular and Authority in general always caters to the loud, the obnoxious, the lawyered-up and the potentially violent.
They’ll happily throw YOU in jail for protesting the Islamists, cause they know YOU will go quietly while the Islamists and their allies might riot and break things and will certainly scream at and threaten them from the dock.
This is already routine in the U.K. and Old Europe where Islamist (and other radicals) are allowed to rampage freely and any ordinary folks who dare to counter-protest are rounded up and thrown in the pokey.
Sorry folks, but turning the other cheek only lets them brand you on BOTH buns.
Describes California perfectly.
The Thugs rule here because the cops and the politicians are afraid of them.
So laws are only enforced against those who agree to have them enforced against them!